|Labour with uniovular twins - Wellcome Film|
This film shows the second stage of labour, and opens with the head of the first child advancing and gradually distending the perineum. The first child presents in the left occipito anterior position. The second child presents and is delivered in the third vortex position. The placenta is delivered. 3 segments.
Keywords: Obstetrics; Twins, Monozygotic; Labor, Obstetric; Parturition; Birth; Medical sciences; Obstetrics; Twins, Monozygotic; Labor, Obstetric; Parturition; Obstetricians. Midwives
|Lamb dysentery - Wellcome Film|
The incidence of the disease, its cause and how it is contacted are described. The symptoms are demonstrated but diagnosis in the field can only be confirmed in the laboratory. Preventive measures are vaccination of the ewe before lambing or inoculation of the new-born lamb. 1 segment.
Keywords: Veterinary Medicine; Lambs -- Diseases; Dysentery; Animals; Sheep Diseases; Medical sciences; Veterinary Medicine; Lambs -- Diseases; Dysentery; Animals; Sheep Diseases; Veterinary medicine
|Lead palsy of the arms - Wellcome Film|
A demonstration of an advanced case. Shows wrist drop, muscular atrophy, loss of reflexes, pronation of hand when extended. Loss of power, full range of passive movement, no loss of sensitivity. Loss of response to electrical stimulation. 1 segment.
Keywords: Orthopedics; Lead Poisoning; Electric Stimulation; Lead; Dangerous materials; Medical sciences; Orthopedics; Lead Poisoning; Electric Stimulation; Medical students
|Left nephrectomy - Wellcome Film|
A straightforward demonstration of the main features of this operation to remove the left kidney. 4 segments.
Keywords: Nephrectomy; Kidney; Surgery; Nephrectomy; Kidney; Surgeons
|Life history of a mosquito - Wellcome Film|
Life cycle of Aedes Aegypti. Microphotography of eggs. Larva, pupa and then adult mosquito emerging. Female and male breeding. 3 segments.
Keywords: Tropical Medicine; Culicidae; Insects; Tropical diseases; Tropical Medicine; Culicidae; Medical students
|Living anatomical model - Wellcome Film|
This film acts as a demonstration of the action of muscles, vertebral column, hip and shoulder joints in living subject. 3 segments
Keywords: Anatomy; Muscles; Medical sciences; Anatomy; Muscles; Medical
|Living with diabetes - Wellcome Film|
The film, aimed at those who have recently been diagnosed with diabetes, takes on the style of a one-to-one consultation with a diabetes consultant and dietician. It is presented by Geoffrey Lewis (diabetic consultant) and Stella Riley (dietician) to two patients: Miss Smith who has Type 1 diabetes and Mr. Anderson who has Type 2 diabetes. The two types are differentiated, and it is shown how the diabetic can live a normal life through diet alone, or through diet and the use of insulin...
Keywords: Insulin -- urine; Diabetic Diet; Insulin -- therapeutic use; Medical sciences; Insulin -- urine; Diabetic Diet; Insulin -- therapeutic use; Medical
|Looking around - Wellcome Film|
This cine magazine comprises three items. The first 'Sealed in Resin' is a brief account of a method of mounting museum specimens in transparent synthetic resin. In the second part, 'The Naked Mole Rat' (Heterocephalus Glaber), the late Gerard Hoffnung describes the strange appearance and habits of this biologically important East African rodent. Finally 'Taballet'... 'Tabloid' production as light entertainment, with mock-heroic verse commentary and musical accompaniment, with stop-frame animati...
Keywords: Amber; Tablets; Pharmaceutical Preparations; Rats; Medicinal drugs; Pharmacology; Amber; Tablets; Pharmaceutical Preparations; Rats; Medical
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